non aqueous solution

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non aqueous solution
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  1. are clear, pleasantly flavored, sweetened hydroalcoholic liquids intended for oral use
    elixirs
  2. alcoholic or hydroalcoholic solutions of volatile substances
    spirits
  3. are liquid preparations containing proxylin in a mixture of ethyl ether and ethanol

    topical
    collodions
  4. are solutions or mixtures of medicinal substances in not less than 50% by weight of glycerin
    glycerin
  5. are solutions or mixtures of various substances in oil, alcoholic solutions of soap or emulsion
    liniments
  6. other name of liniments
    embrocation
  7. are fish liver oils diluted with edible vegetable oils or solution of the indicated vitamin
    oleo vitamins
  8. advantages of elixir
    • more fluid than syrups
    • more effective in masking taste
    • more readily prepared
    • contains both water and alcohol soluble ingredients
  9. disadvantages of elixir
    • for internal use only
    • precipitation may occur
  10. advantage of spirits
    have higher concentration of alcohol compared to aromatic water
  11. disadvantage of spirits
    addition of water may separate the mixture and form milky preparation

    incompatibilities with other ingredients
  12. advantages of collodions
    • inexpensive
    • used in creating negatives in photographic process
  13. disadvantages of collodions
    • time sensitive
    • for external use only
  14. advantages of glycerin
    • useful humectants
    • miscible in water, alcohol and methanol
    • agreeable taste and high viscosity
  15. disadvantages of glycerin
    • explosive if triturated with strong oxidizing agents
    • dilution of solution may cause reaction to proceed at a slow rate
  16. advantages of liniments
    • very moisturizing and good for dry skin
    • low risk of sensitization
  17. disadvantages of liniments
    • strong liniments may cause skin allergies, dryness, lesions and permanent thinning
    • dislike because of its greasiness
  18. container of non aqueous
    • light resistant
    • aluminum
    • glass

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